|Job Title||Location||Salary||Date Posted||Closing Date|
|Production Manager||Chorley||Competitive||November 2017|
Story Homes is an award-winning property developer with more than 35 schemes in Cumbria, North West and North East England and southern Scotland. The company was founded in 1987 by Fred Story as Story Construction, which later de-merged to become Story Homes and our sister company Story Contracting. Its head office is based in Carlisle with regional offices in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Chorley. Renowned for building high specification homes of excellent quality, Story Homes is committed to sustainability and contributing to the communities in which it builds. Story Homes prides itself on delivering exemplary customer service and has achieved a five star Home Builders Federation (HBF) Customer Satisfaction Rating for four consecutive years (2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017).
The company has been consistently recognised in the prestigious UK Property Awards since 2011. In 2017, Story Homes won three awards in the ‘Best Residential Development’ category, with Strawberry Grange in Cockermouth, Oakland Park in Morpeth, and D’Urton Manor in Preston all receiving accolades. Story Homes was also named Housebuilder of the Year at the Insider North West Property Awards 2017.
The company directly employs more than 500 staff, and plans to recruit an additional 50 by the end of 2018. It also operates successful apprentice and graduate schemes, aimed at bringing young talent into the industry.
This year (2017/18) Story Homes hopes to build more than 1000 homes. In 2012/13 the developer built 151 homes, 240 homes in 2013/14, 410 homes in 2014/15 and 565 homes in 2015/16. In 2016/17, Story Homes built more than 800 new homes across its three key regions.
We now have an excellent opportunity for a Production Manager to join our dynamic production team and play a key part in our ongoing growth and success. Covering the North West region, this is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to take on a new challenge, managing the end to end production process of our award winning, aspirational homes and demonstrating a key focus on the delivery of high levels of safety and quality.
Using well developed management skills you will manage the performance and output of the site teams, ensuring deadlines and quality measures are met whilst building leadership level internal relationships with our land, commercial, technical, sales and functional teams to deliver high quality homes and outstanding levels of customer satisfaction within pre-defined budgets. Significant house building experience, excellent people management skills and a measureable passion for quality are essential.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast moving business with excellent prospects. At Story Homes, our people mirror the quality of our product and therefore a passion for excellence and a desire to make a real contribution are vital. We invest in and develop our people as we believe quality people ensure the quality of our Homes.
In return for the passion and drive you bring, you will receive a competitive salary and annual market leading bonus, fully expensed lease car, pension and health care.